Dr. Joe Sharkus, DDS

Dr. Joe Sharkus, DDS

Dentistry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Joe Sharkus, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Madison, WI. He graduated from University of Minnesota / School of Dentistry and practices dentistry.Read his story

1050 Regent St

Madison, WI 53715

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental of Washington
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • MetLife
  • 3 More

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Dr. Sharkus' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sharkus "Dr. Joe Sharkus is a Madison dentist caring for patients of all ages at our Madison office on Regent Street, right across from Meriter Hospital. Dr. Sharkus is a UW alumni and a dental school graduate from the University of Minnesota's School of Dentistry. His heart has always been in Madison and he is thrilled to be working at our Campus Office on Regent Street, at his alma mater. Dr. Sharkus' patience and enthusiasm for comfort-conscious™ technologies and care, as well as unparalleled excellence in dentistry makes him an ideal choice for patients of all ages with varying dental needs. He provides basic preventative work to full-mouth rehabilitation and smile re-design. With more than 20 years' experience and advanced training in occlusion, craniofacial pain management, esthetics, laser and comfort dentistry, Dr. Sharkus finds great satisfaction helping patients meet their desired goals and achieving a lifetime of oral health and comfort. He has consistently been named to Madison's list of Top Dentists. This independent peer survey enables local dental professionals to nominate those dentists they respect and admire most for their expertise and care. When not in the office, Dr. Sharkus enjoys spending time with his three sons and two daughters hiking, kayaking, skiing and grilling the perfect steak."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sharkus "Three things set First Choice Dental Group apart and enable us to uniquely care for your smile and the smiles of those you care about. Comfort. Complete Health. Convenience."

1  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry

19  Conditions Treated

  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Craniofacial Disorders
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Occlusal Disease
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

49  Procedures

  • Arestin® Therapy
  • Cerec® Tooth Restoration Procedure
  • Composite Fillings
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dental Bonding
  • Dental Brace
  • Dental Bridge
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Examination
  • Dental Implant
  • Dental Inlays
  • Dental Laser Procedure
  • Dental Onlay
  • Denture Repair
  • DIAGNOdent® Laser Cavity Detection
  • Digital Tomography
  • Digital X-Ray (CDR)
  • Gum Disease Treatment
  • Gum Surgery
  • Intraoral Camera
  • Invisalign®
  • Laser Cavity Detection
  • Laser Treatment for Dental Fillings
  • Lower Dentures
  • Lumineers®
  • Molar Endodontics
  • Non-Surgical Bite Correction
  • Non-Surgical Gum Treatment
  • Oral Cancer Screening
  • Oral Surgical Procedures
  • Partial Dentures
  • Pediatric Dental Exam
  • Periodontal Exam
  • Porcelain Veneers
  • Prophy Jet Air Polishing
  • Retainers
  • Root Canal
  • Root Planing
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Single Visit Root Canals
  • Sleep Apnea Oral Appliances
  • Snoring Prevention
  • Teeth Scaling
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Temporormandibular (TM) Therapy
  • Ultrasonic Dental Cleaning
  • Upper Dentures
  • Zoom!® Teeth Whitening
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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Wisconsin / Madison
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Minnesota / School of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Sharkus has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Sharkus has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sharkus' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sharkus to family and friends
155 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (155)

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Dr. Sharkus' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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